Dictionary:Fig W-1

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FIG. W-1. Water velocity. (a) Velocity as a function of temperature and salinity. The speed of P-waves in water is given by

where T=Celsius temperature, S=salinity in ppm, D=depth in meters. (b) Typical velocity versus depth graph showing the low-velocity Sofar channel. (From Ewing et al., 1948.)